Trip report

Mt. Sunapee Hike

Climbing DATE: 10/04/2020 - 10/04/2020

Trip/Event Location: Newbury, NH

Trip Leader(s): benj58

Max # People: 10

Trip Guiding / Event Fee: No, I will not be asking participants for money

Difficulty Level: Moderate

Join Neil B. for a hike to the summit of Mt. Sunapee in Newbury, NH. We’ll hike the two mile (one way) Summit Trail, an elevation gain of approximately 1600 feet. If there’s time and

Driving directions to the location and spot to meet at:

We’ll meet across from the Sunapee Lodge in the main parking area at the end of Mt. Sunapee Road (which may also be labeled Rt. 103B). From Boston and points south, take I-93 to I-89 north just before Concord, NH. Follow I-89 to exit 9. Turn right on Rt. 103 west, and follow the route 10+ miles to the traffic circle at the junction of Rt. 103B. Turn right on Mt. Sunapee Road (see signs for the Mt. Sunapee Ski Area and/or Resort; don't take the Beach Access Road), and follow to the end.

From the north, follow GPS directions to the junction of Rts. 103 and 103B/Mt. Sunapee Road in Newbury, NH, then follow the directions above.

I'll be driving a navy blue Toyota Prius with MA license plates.

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What Members Are Saying About This Trip/Event

  • ....and thank you, Paul, as well! - benj58
  • Thanks, Fred! I truly enjoyed the event. Couldn't have asked for a nicer group of guys to spend the day with. - benj58
  • Thank you Neil for a second day of great exercise, super weather and colorful fall fun. Always added value with a nice group of participants. - Moving forward fm RI
  • Great day with great guys! Comfortable hiking pace, funny co-hikers, outstanding leadership with Benj58; accommodating our different needs. Hope to see some of you on October 22 in Jefferson for some hiking and biking in the northlands of NH. Yours, Fred - vtfred

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